We have a coop full of broody hens and the discovery of feather mites.
If you are anything like I was when I first decided to raise backyard chickens then you are probably totally lost. Growing up all we ever owned were cats, dogs, and an occasional guinea pig or gerbil so I had no experience with chickens. I did, however, want to become more independent with my food […]
These chicken coops range from simple DIY structures to beautiful pre-made works of art. If you’re thinking of raising chickens on the backyard farm, here’s the inspiration you need!
Are you looking for inspiration for a beautiful, functional and affordable chicken coop? Check out Homestead Honey’s new coop – moveable, adorable, and made almost entirely out of reclaimed materials.
When people arrive at Garden Delights for the annual Carolina Farm Stewardship Associations’ Upstate Farm Tour, sometimes…they look a little confused. We live in a subdivision. With an Homeowners’ Association. On less than an acre. But when guests visit Garden Delights, they realize that they, too, can grow a lot of food without a lot […]
Raising a few chickens to supply your family with eggs is fun and easy. Even if you don’t live out in the country, you can easily raise chickens in a small backyard, and you can’t beat the flavor of fresh eggs.